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Breton 5-axis ultrasonic cutting system

News International-French

10 Jun 2013

JEC Asia 2013 - Breton, a worldwide leader in the production of 5-axis high-speed machining centres, pays attention to solutions that could help its customers improve their production performance and competitiveness.

One of the latest technical solutions released by the company’s R&D department is a device easily installable on 5-axis machining centres that provides breakthrough innovation in the high-speed cutting of core materials such as honeycomb, sandwich panels made of aramide, Nomex, aluminium, foams and other composite materials.

A specially-designed interchangeable knife is controlled in continuous 5-axis motion to cut the most complex 3D shapes with no noise, no dust and no debris at amazing speed and precision.

Combined with standard rotating milling tools, this solution provides full flexibility in a single machine, especially in the aerospace and automotive sectors.

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